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with Laboulbeniales fungus

Ladybug with Multicolored Asian Lady Beetle - Harmonia axyridis Harmonia axyridis Multicolored Lady Beetle with Fungus - Harmonia axyridis Lady beetle (with fungus) - Harmonia axyridis Multicolored Asian Lady Beetle? - Harmonia axyridis ladybug with Laboulbeniales fungus - Harmonia axyridis ladybug with Laboulbeniales fungus - Harmonia axyridis
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Coleoptera (Beetles)
Suborder Polyphaga (Water, Rove, Scarab, Long-horned, Leaf and Snout Beetles)
No Taxon (Series Cucujiformia)
Superfamily Coccinelloidea
No Taxon (Coccinellid group)
Family Coccinellidae (Lady Beetles)
Subfamily Coccinellinae
Genus Harmonia
Species axyridis (Asian Lady Beetle)
No Taxon with Laboulbeniales fungus
Remarks
Infection by "green beetle hanger", most likely Hesperomyces virescens. See comments by Monica Hughes under this image:
Internet References
Journal of the Kansas Entomological Society. First Record of Hesperomyces virescens Thaxter (Laboulbeniales: Ascomycetes) on Harmonia axyridis (Pallas) (Coleoptera: Coccinellidae)